Loretta J. Ross Papers
Loretta J. Ross Papers, 1956-2005
33 boxes (31.5 linear ft.)
Collection number: MS 504
Reproductive rights advocate, civil rights activist, feminist, women's health activist. Papers contain speeches, writings, correspondence, organization and conference files, subject files, periodicals, memorabilia and audiovisual materials, pertaining primarily to her activism for reproductive justice rights for women of color, anti-violence, and international human rights work. The collection is particularly strong in issues related to black women's health. Other topics include abortion, women's health, teenage pregnancy, housing, socialism, South Africa, and national political activities.
Terms of Access and Use:
Restrictions on access:Restrictions on use:
The papers are open to research according to the regulations of the Sophia Smith Collection without any additional restrictions.
Loretta Ross owns copyright to her writings. Permission must be obtained to publish reproductions or quotations beyond "fair use." Copyright to materials authored by persons other than Loretta Ross may be owned by those individuals or their heirs or assigns.
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